242 Common Street

Watertown, MA 02472 View Map $800,000 Ask a Question
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Status: Sold
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:72563515
Sq. Feet:2,164
Date Sold:11/8/2019
Lot Size:0.18 Acres
If you want a home unlike all the rest, here is the house for you! Enjoy the charm & character of an English cottage, inside and out. Spacious & gracious rms w/h/w flrs, sunken living rm & oversized bdrms. 1st flr has a fireplaced living rm, din rm w/built-in China cab., kitch, full ba & a study that can be a 4th bedrm for visitors, mother-in-law or au pair. 2nd flr has three oversized bedrms, one currently so big it doubles as a tv & music room, with grand piano! A walk-in closet in mstr bedrm leads to a storage rm with potential to add master ba. Basement has lrg fireplaced family rm & other areas for storage, workshop, & laundry. Great love & care have gone into the front & back gardens/landscape giving you the opportunity to enjoy the seasonal color and flowers that bloom around you & add to the quaint cottage charm & beauty of this sweet home. Steps from Cushing sq & short walk to Watertown Square shops, restaurants & library.Garage pkg, a/c and new windows t/o will keep you cozy!

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Community Information

Address:242 Common Street Watertown, MA 02472
Zip Code:02472


Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 2
Year Built:1937
Construction: Frame
Exterior: Wood
Garage Spaces: 1
Parking Spaces: 2 Off-Street
Roof: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
Basement: Partially Finished, Bulkhead
Garage: Attached

Features / Amenities

Total Sq. Ft.:2164
Flooring: Wood
Exterior Features: Garden Area
Cooling: Central Air
Cooling Zones: 1
Heating: Forced Air, Gas
Heating Zones: 1
Total Rooms:8


Master BedroomSecond FloorCloset - Walk-in,Flooring - Hardwood
Bedroom 2Second FloorCloset,Flooring - Hardwood
Bedroom 3Second FloorCloset,Flooring - Hardwood
Bedroom 4First FloorCloset,Flooring - Hardwood
Bathroom 1First FloorBathroom - Full
Bathroom 2Second FloorBathroom - Full
KitchenFirst FloorExterior Access,Gas Stove
Living RoomFirst FloorFireplace,Closet,Flooring - Hardwood,Sunken
Family RoomBasementFireplace
Dining RoomFirst FloorFlooring - Hardwood

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.18 Acres
Lot Dimensions:7732 Sq. Ft.
Lot Description: Paved Drive, Gentle Slope
Road: Public
Sewer: City/Town Sewer
Water: City/Town Water

Tax and Financial Info

Taxes: $7,518
Tax Year: 2019
Living Area Disclosures: Includes semi-finished family room in basement

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Listing provided courtesy of Lisa Johnson, RE/MAX Destiny.


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Listing Information Last Updated 2/21/2020